MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 605 this week

Derailed (2002)

3.8
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.8/10 from 5,485 users  
Reviews: 81 user | 19 critic

On an out of control train holding hostages and high-tech bio-weapons agent Kristoff (Van Damme) becomes a one man army to derail the terrorists and save the lives of everyone on board!

Director:

Writers:

(story), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: October

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in October.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 32 titles
created 29 Sep 2011
 
a list of 31 titles
created 11 Dec 2012
 
a list of 29 titles
created 23 Jun 2013
 
a list of 40 titles
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 45 titles
created 1 week ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Derailed" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Derailed (2002)

Derailed (2002) on IMDb 3.8/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Derailed.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Hard Corps (Video 2006)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

An Army veteran assembles a team of bodyguards to protect a former boxer. Complications arise when the boxer suspects his sister may be romantically involved with the bodyguard.

Director: Sheldon Lettich
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Razaaq Adoti, Vivica A. Fox
Double Team (1997)
Action | Comedy | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Counter-terrorist Jack Quinn misses his target, Stavros, on the eve of his final mission. From there, he is sent to "The Colony", a rebirth for presumed-dead assassins. He breaks free from ... See full summary »

Director: Hark Tsui
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Dennis Rodman, Mickey Rourke
Black Eagle (1988)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.6/10 X  

One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, a F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, ... See full summary »

Director: Eric Karson
Stars: Shô Kosugi, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Doran Clark
The Quest (1996)
Action | Adventure | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Chris embarks on an odyssey of self-discovery that spans the globe. Kidnapped and enslaved by gun smugglers, sold by pirates and thrust into the murky underworld of gambling and kickboxing,... See full summary »

Director: Jean-Claude Van Damme
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Roger Moore, James Remar
The Shepherd (Video 2008)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A texas cop battles ex-navy seals who are trying to traffic drugs from Mexico into the USA.

Director: Isaac Florentine
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Stephen Lord, Natalie J. Robb
Action | Romance | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

Escaped convict Sam Gillen single handedly takes on ruthless developers determined to evict Clydie - a widow with two young children. Nobody knows who Sam is.

Director: Robert Harmon
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Rosanna Arquette, Kieran Culkin
Death Warrant (1990)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate in some murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Lois, using his outstandings martial arts is able to save his... See full summary »

Director: Deran Sarafian
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Robert Guillaume, Cynthia Gibb
Sudden Death (1995)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

A disgraced former fireman takes on a group of terrorists holding the Vice President and others hostage during the seventh game of the NHL Stanley Cup finals.

Director: Peter Hyams
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Powers Boothe, Raymond J. Barry
Soldiers (2010)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8/10 X  

A military veteran and former mercenary named Frenchy (JCVD) is haunted by his childhood, as well as his past in the military.

Director: Jean-Claude Van Damme
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Claudia Bassols, John Colton
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

The "universal soldiers" must fight the whole army. When the military's supercomputer S.E.T.H gets out of control

Director: Mic Rodgers
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Bill Goldberg, Heidi Schanz
Double Impact (1991)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

Jean Claude Van Damme plays a dual role as Alex and Chad, twins separated at the death of their parents. Chad is raised by a family retainer in Paris, Alex becomes a petty crook in Hong ... See full summary »

Director: Sheldon Lettich
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Geoffrey Lewis, Alonna Shaw
Hard Target (1993)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A woman hires a drifter as her guide through New Orleans in search of her father, who has gone missing. They discover a deadly game of cat and mouse behind his disappearance in the process.

Director: John Woo
Stars: Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lance Henriksen, Yancy Butler
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
Mason Cole
...
Galina Konstantin (as Laura Elena Harring)
Susan Gibney ...
Madeline Kristoff
Lucy Jenner ...
Natasha
...
Bailey Kristoff
...
Ethan Kristoff
...
Bob Sterling
...
Angus Riley (as Bernard van Bilderbeek)
...
Lars
...
Catherine (as Simona Levin)
...
Cynthia
Stefanos Miltsakakis ...
Stavros
...
Henry
George Stanchev ...
William
Edit

Storyline

On an out of control train holding hostages and high-tech bio-weapons agent Kristoff (Van Damme) becomes a one man army to derail the terrorists and save the lives of everyone on board! Written by Waleed F. Telbany <dammage7@egypt.net>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The deadliest disease ever discovered is about to be unleashed on the world See more »

Genres:

Action | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

|

Release Date:

5 November 2002 (Russia)  »

Also Known As:

Death Train  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Box Office

Budget:

$18,000,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Jean-Claude Van Damme broke a hand while getting knocked down by a stuntman on the set in the final fight scene. See more »

Goofs

General Zakev is talking to Jacques on the phone while being in Bonn, Germany. Minutes later he can be seen as being in the Railways Control Center which is in Linz, Austria (established earlier in the film). There is no way the General could have been there in a few minutes as the distance between Bonn and Linz is approximately 700 km. See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Holiday (2006) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Poorly done, no real merit
28 October 2002 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

As others have commented, this is a blatant rip-off of THE CASSANDRA CROSSING (including a bridge climax!), as well as UNDER SIEGE 2. So there is nothing new here, to say the least. In fact, there's a lot that could be considered "old", such as cheesy modelwork and remarkably unexciting chase sequences. The "new" style effects (computer graphics) look equally as bad.

As for the martial arts, they are pretty uninspired for the most part (a lot of simple punches and relatively simple kicks), and are *very* badly directed, with the action in-your-face with the camera jiggling around to boot. These sequences aren't the only ones that don't make much sense in the movie. There are several jumps in the narrative that are jarring, and a few times where characters seem to die and soon afterwards come back to life.

How much lower will Van Damme go?


14 of 20 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wow, nice special effects! jont999
The worst Movie I've ever seen.... eden820
looks like under siege 2 ?!? iseriemand
Get your priorities straight dergeier117
Will Jean Claude's son follow his dads footsteps??? terry_rolfe
Was Laura Harring Naked in this movie? khaisse
Discuss Derailed (2002) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?